The globetrotting designer is charged with jewelry collections, including high jewelry, and overseeing all designs for timepieces.
Chanel, which rarely comments on market rumors, also dismissed the speculation.
The company said Louis Vuitton’s low but widespread price increase of leather goods didn’t draw a lot of attention.
Designer Erdem Moralioglu has created nine exclusive ready-to-wear pieces and accessories inspired by British ballerina Margot Fonteyn.
A state-of-the-art leather goods facility will open in early 2019 in France’s Maine-et-Loire region.
Hublot kicked off festivities with a star-studded soccer match including Diego Maradona, Usain Bolt and José Mourhino.
Among the nine finalists are three labels making gender-neutral clothes, and two that design for men and women.
The Women @ Dior event in Paris pairs 100 female employees of the brand with 100 students from the world’s top schools.